Social Media in Litigation – Plaintiff and Defense Perspectives

Date:

Friday, January 17, 2014

Speaker(s):

Chelsie Garza, Abraham, Watkins, Nichols, Sorrels, Agosto & Friend and Zach Wolfe, Schwartz, Junell, Greenberg & Oathout LLP

Location:

Harris County Jury Plaza
1201 Congress
Houston, TX 77002
United States

RSVP:

www.hba.org or 713-759-1133

Fee:

members free, nonmembers $50

Time:

1-2:30 pm

CLE Credits:

1.5 hrs, including .5 ethics hr

Topics:

The widespread use of social media creates new opportunities—and pitfalls—for litigators of all types. Should you advise your client to stop tweeting while his lawsuit is pending? Can you get discovery of the plaintiff’s Facebook posts about her vacation? Does your litigation hold need to include social media content? Can you look at a juror’s LinkedIn profile? This presentation will address these and other hot social media issues.

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